Monday 11 August 1958
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cordelia Gonzalez and Lori Garbacz.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Poor Little Fool by Ricky Nelson.
In UK All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette by The Everly Brothers was in the top 5 hits.
The Fly, directed by Kurt Neumann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1958
while Anatomy Of A Murder by Robert Traver was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 11 August 1958 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Cordelia Gonzalez: San Juan, Puerto Rico -- Actor (La Gran Fiesta).
- Lori Garbacz: South Bend, Indiana -- LPGA golfer (1989 Circle K Tucson Open).
- Pascale Trinquet-Hachin: French fencer and Olympic champion in foil competition.
- Jah Wobble: English singer-songwriter and bass player (Public Image Ltd and The Damage Manual).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1958 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ricky Nelson - Poor Little Fool
- Domenico Modugno - Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare)
- Perez Prado and His Orchestra - Patricia
- Bobby Darin - Splish Splash
- Kalin Twins - When
- Jack Scott - My True Love
- Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman
- Duane Eddy - Rebel-'Rouser
- Jimmy Clanton - Just A Dream
- Johnny Otis Show - Willie And The Hand Jive
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